Player Profile

Age: 68

Occupation: Owner of 27 Pines and Stage Coach Inn

Current handicap: 16

Hometown: Sturgeon Bay

Home course: 27 Pines

Years playing the game: Started in 1964

Hole-In-One?: No

Best 18-hole score: 68 – in 1965 in Pennsylvania, while I was in the service

Favorite golf memory: My wife and I got married and our honeymoon got a little goofed up. I spent Sunday, the day after the wedding, hitting balls at a driving range.

Nicest golf course ever played: Black Wolf Run

Favorite pro golfer. Why?: Jim Furyk. He just seems to be a true gentleman.

Fantasy foursome: Jocko Rader, Blakey Delwich, and Mike Murphy

Who’s your caddy? (if you could choose one): Natalie Gulbis

Golf tip to share: Keep the putter head square and your eyes on the ball at all times.

Strengths: Short game – putting chipping, short irons

Weaknesses: Driving – I can’t hit it as far as I used to

What’s in the bag?: I’m a Ping distributor so I have everything Ping…Ping driver, Ping putter, Ping hybrids.

What do you like to do when not playing golf: Ride my Harley